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Terry Pratchett: Back in Black (2017)

A poignant and humorous film telling the story of the hugely popular author of the discworld series of books, in his own words.

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Charlie Russell

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Cast

Credited cast:
Paul Kaye ... Terry Pratchett
Andrew Ryan Andrew Ryan ... Headmaster / Newspaper Editor / Death
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Stephen Briggs Stephen Briggs ... Himself - Discworld Archivist
Neil Gaiman ... Himself - Author
Eric Idle ... Himself
Paul Kidby Paul Kidby ... Himself - Discworld Illustrator
Val McDermid Val McDermid ... Herself - Author
Bernard Pearson Bernard Pearson ... Himself
Rhianna Pratchett Rhianna Pratchett ... Herself - Terry's Daughter
Terry Pratchett ... Himself
Tony Robinson ... Himself
Colin Smythe Colin Smythe ... Himself - Publisher
Rob Wilkins Rob Wilkins ... Himself - Terry's Former Assistant
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Telling the life story of Terry Pratchett, the author of the discworld series. Detailing Terry's life from his difficult school days, his struggle to be accepted as a serious novelist eventually selling over 80 million copies of his discworld series. And finally Terry's public long struggle with Alzheimer's disease. Paul Kaye takes on the role of Terry in this dramatised documentary. Written by gplhl-19-742726

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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

11 February 2017 (UK) See more »

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Terry Pratchett: They say your life flashes in front of your eyes before you die. This is true. It is called living.
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